Stories

Krista became aware of her passion for art at the age of 5. Her first teacher taught her to draw and she spent countless hours sketching. It was her mother, Yukiko, who first saw her sketching and recognized the potential in Krista. Her second teacher...

Opportunities, call-outs, events, grants, and more! April 16:Deadline to sign up to create a Fairy House for FairyvilleApril 16: Last Chance to get Involved as an Artist Vendor for FairyvilleApril 16: Deadline to submit design for Tenderloin Tuesday T-shirtApril 18: Video Audition Submission Deadline for "Kid Sherlock" at Children's...

As a long time member of Hamilton Co. Artists Association, Robert became aware of Nickel Plate Arts since it began. He enjoys mostly entering competitions and it is great to be accepted and even better to win an occasional award....

Welcome to Fairyville 2021 offers participants a whimsical way to celebrate Earth Week with a nature-themed, self-guided tour and more than a dozen special features [NOBLESVILLE, INDIANA] –From April 21-24, don’t be surprised if you hear a stampede of little feet and a rustle of gossamer wings...

Nickel Plate Arts and High Frequency Arts are pleased to announce a joint showcase, "NEIGHBORS", at the Hub & Spoke Design Center from April 8th through June 25th, celebrating the recent work of artists Craig Mullins and Sherry Haines.  A reception will be held on...

Welcome to Fairyville & NPArts Annual GalaNickel Plate Arts has opportunities for Visual and Performing Artists to get involved with our events. We are in need of volunteers, art vendors, painters, and more - check out these surveys to let us know how you want...

Joanne works in watercolor and oil with a dynamic style depending on her mood. She can switch it up from a smooth, refined botanical style to one that is more chunky via pallete knife creation. She says that she doesn't know which style will be...

A Chicago transplant, comfortably settled into her Geist home studio, Sharon Jiskra Brooks loves to be surrounded by nature and water. “I always wanted to be an artist – my dad was a professional photographer, and I’ve been around the arts my whole life.” She...